How much is that doggy in the window? (see below) Putting on her most 'fetching' look, this little sapphire eyed, ruby-tongued, diamond-nosed gal is saying "Take me home". Her head swivels this way and that (above her diamond collar) to catch the eye of the next person walking by. Arrf!
A scampering pair of precious pups, with tiny little bells jingling (noiselessly) from their collars. Finely sculpted and detailed in rich 18 karat gold with a lovely time-worn patina. Circa mid-to-late nineteenth century and as sweet as can be; measuring 1 1/16 inches by 7/16 inch.
This wild, whimsical and arty brooch - circa 1940s-50s - looks great in any position (standing, sitting, lying down ...). But seriously folks - this very hip, multi-dimensional, asymmetrical jewel - composed of the highly unusual combination of green and rose gold, (sizable) garnets and a single moo...(more)
This sweet crowned heart brooch, signifying love and loyalty, is a lovely late-nineteenth-century example of a Scottish love token that dates back to the seventeenth century, when such jewelry and trinkets were sold in "luckenbooths", or lockable stalls, along the Royal Mile near St. Giles Cathedral...(more)
Need a hug? That's just what this furry Australian friend has gone out on a limb for. Superbly crafted in rich and substantial two-tone 18K gold with bright ruby eyes and a single diamond leaf, he's waiting to let go of his eucalyptus branch and come to you. 1 1/2 inches high.
This handsome hippopotamus is smiling because he's bringing home a sparkling .30 carat transitional round brilliant-cut diamond home to the Mrs. (wait 'till you see her smile!) Weighty and finely fashioned in textured and shimmering 18k yellow gold with a glowing cabochon ruby eye. Signed Cellino. 1...(more)
Even if your name isn't Mary you can still have this little lamb, her fleece as yellow as gold. 14K with black enameled hooves and eyes. 1 1/2 by 1 1/8 inches.
A glittering array of small round brilliant-cut diamonds, totaling two carats, snuggle up close together to create this sparkling, lightly puffed heart crafted in two-tone gold. This romantic estate jewel can also be worn as a pendant. 7/8 inch.
Just in case someone you know is expecting to be gifted with a pony, here she is, all dolled up and ready to show, complete with a big old bow tied to her tail (that actually swishes). This golden pony, in a rather whimsical pose, peers over her shoulder with bright ruby-red eyes. This gives a new m...(more)
Nothing is merrier than a terrier, as this splendid pin makes clear. Substantial and superbly handcrafted, the wiry coat of this little charmer is in fact 18k gold wire, accented with onyx eyes and nose. As cute as can be at 7/8 inch.
This is the most spectacular treasure for the discriminating oenophile we've ever come across! And yes, those ripe, red, luscious Cabernet Sauvignon grapes are indeed genuine rubies! Two glorious diamond studded grape leaves are magnificently rendered in shaded plique a jour (translucent) enamel fo...(more)
A marvelous late-nineteenth century silver and multi-colored agate figural brooch, depicting the garter that holds argyle hose in place for uniformed members of the Order of the Garter, the oldest and highest order of chivalry in the United Kingdom. Beautifully handcrafted and hand-engraved with a t...(more)